Why Earth Is A Prison and How To Escape It

  • Published on Feb 1, 2017
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      Cristiano Erre Day ago +1

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      Dzaki Aditya 2 months ago +1

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    • ecogreen 123
      ecogreen 123 3 months ago

      we have such a.... not good... way of getting up into orbit and beyond... not that i know anything better (that's doable right now anyway) but still XD

    • SavageBeastXL
      SavageBeastXL 3 months ago

      Kurzgesagt - In a Nutshell
      I feel that the earth isn’t a prison but instead like college, we live here and grow and learn, once we die, we “graduate” from earth and are able to join god in the afterlife to be in places that until we go there, we shall never see, if you don’t agree that’s fine but i know that there is proof of god and that once we die we don’t just cease or disappear.

    • Marx
      Marx 4 months ago +1

      I cant i owe earth money

  • kevin Boccanedes

    4:00 banana for scale

  • [deleted]
    [deleted] Day ago

    “No one is free. Even the birds are chained to the sky.” -Bob Dylan

  • de moore
    de moore Day ago

    I don’t give a duck if earth was a triangle.. at the end of the day you can’t leave this bitch.

  • Nokisgp
    Nokisgp 2 days ago

    U can and the best way is magnetic power with which u can escape this is what scientists working not for money like nikola tesla has long ago discovered but he was shutdown by monopolists your video is filling peoples heads with useless information?

  • Southern TripleJ
    Southern TripleJ 3 days ago

    Wow and I thought it was to keep us on the ground.!!
    I wasted 4 min of my life on this.
    By, By, now! I wish I had some of that good nerd weed you be smoking.
    P.s. Im going to go pay my debt for energy to go 40 miles on the ground. Its called Gas for my truck.
    You think I can get some of that sidways energy? Id like some of that 8.7 jiggawats per sec debt!

  • Vamsi Mohana
    Vamsi Mohana 4 days ago +3

    5:06 Earth is a sphere
    Take that flat earthers

  • aldrei fabian
    aldrei fabian 4 days ago

    spare the birds man dont let them rot in jail

  • Divyang Sarangi
    Divyang Sarangi 5 days ago

    1:40 aww

    BROTATO 5 days ago

    The easiest way to escape Earth is to die
    Edited: Except if life refused and reincarnated you to another creature and you are again back on Earth

    • Truth Seeker
      Truth Seeker 5 days ago

      Nope, nobody guarantee that your soul gonna be free after your death.

  • PolitischTourette
    PolitischTourette 6 days ago +1

    In a Nutshell has quickly become my favourite TheXvid Channel I even use it to fall asleep . Not joking

  • Marqan
    Marqan 7 days ago

    Gravity is like an overbearing mother: you wouldn't exist without her, but she should really ease off by now...

  • An UnaccountableScience

    Written by michael scofield

  • S G
    S G 9 days ago

    That's why you build a space elevator mag lev train style, and use land based energy and launch systems to impart as much momentum you can to your rocket, before turning it on.
    Because then you need much less fuel.

  • S G
    S G 9 days ago

    Just send back the Africans, Muslims, and Indians, and we don't have to leave the planet.

  • Didi Danica
    Didi Danica 9 days ago


  • Taacooz
    Taacooz 9 days ago

    If it breaks use flex tape to tape Nokia to it

  • Jesse Pinkman
    Jesse Pinkman 10 days ago

    Way to give the inbred flat earth people hope..

  • Himanshu Shekhar
    Himanshu Shekhar 11 days ago

    Then how elon musk is making a single whole rocket and bringing it back to the earth in a single piece. Can u make a video on it, please?

  • Martin Neubeck
    Martin Neubeck 12 days ago

    If we pay back the energy from the earhts time of creation with spacetravel, wont it be easier and easier to spacetravel in the future?

    • Martin Neubeck
      Martin Neubeck 5 days ago

      OK, makes sence

    • GG - Kiddo
      GG - Kiddo 5 days ago

      Martin Neubeck no. When he said “pay back” he was using a simple concept to explain a more complicated one. The whole point of this video is that in order to escape gravity you need energy. It has nothing to do with “paying back” anything to anyone

  • NoEditing
    NoEditing 12 days ago

    elon musk said fuck this video

  • Angel Tirta
    Angel Tirta 13 days ago +1


  • thegrayghost
    thegrayghost 13 days ago

    ermmmmm gravity..... maybe doing a video on electromagnetism first would be beneficial. A simple rattleback toy or quantum levitation contradicts the gravity well theory of owing energy to change speed or direction of an object.

  • reeah
    reeah 13 days ago

    6:02 the is dog saying this is not a rocket in french

  • Noob Liiter
    Noob Liiter 13 days ago

    I rather stay at n earths prison

  • Nvd khan
    Nvd khan 14 days ago

    Wait till u get to Space that's the real endless prison!!!!!

  • NO OB
    NO OB 14 days ago

    님들 KSP 하면다이해됨

  • Nikodem Kraszewski
    Nikodem Kraszewski 14 days ago

    If flat earth with no stroke
    Run + jump = flight!
    If round earth with 100% Einstein
    Rocket ÷ oil area = Flight!

  • mischief
    mischief 14 days ago

    The only escape is a sweet warm embrace of death... I put death my tablet says ❤️

  • mischief
    mischief 14 days ago

    Is that really how complicated rocket science actually is

  • Đặp Chai Mẳn
    Đặp Chai Mẳn 14 days ago


  • Đặp Chai Mẳn
    Đặp Chai Mẳn 14 days ago


    • ilmu011
      ilmu011 5 days ago

      Why are you gay?

  • Mr Peruna
    Mr Peruna 14 days ago +1

    In the thumbnail there was hole in the equator

  • *jmeno
    *jmeno 15 days ago

    next on th the line: Why System 32 is A Virus And You Should Delete it

  • Lito Narag
    Lito Narag 15 days ago

    So.....you think Earth is hostile.....why would you escape?.....the Earth has gone through many circumstances and tragedies to form all of the living species out here......well maybe it could be pollution or hostile enemies we must not tolerate.....but why leave....when your born in the Earth?......creating life out of other worlds take millions of dollars (sometimes not just millions) and can take years to be solved.... so stay here in Earth while your alive. (SPOILER ALERT: I AM ONLY SAYING IT SO DON'T BLACKMAIL ME!

  • 1312 Revolutionary
    1312 Revolutionary 15 days ago


  • Vihaan Sejwani
    Vihaan Sejwani 15 days ago

    We are trapped in a 5 star hotel with all amenities, huh i dont wanna escape. (Untill food runs out)😂

  • Hyper Dude
    Hyper Dude 16 days ago +6

    Don't worry if it breaks we have flex tape, It does a lot of damage

  • entertainment pro
    entertainment pro 16 days ago

    heads right up asses..well done..

  • OfficerDodo
    OfficerDodo 17 days ago +2

    poor bird it nearly made me cry 1:38

  • Ahnaf Dragneel
    Ahnaf Dragneel 18 days ago

    6:25 ooF

  • Pedro Campos
    Pedro Campos 18 days ago +1

    which is why Americans never stepped on the moon🤣

  • Momo Magliozzi
    Momo Magliozzi 18 days ago

    welp there go my plans to have my ashes scattered in space

  • Ruth
    Ruth 18 days ago +2

    There are realms in the universe beyond the physical. So your whole thesis is very limited. Earth is a prison for reasons much deeper than just gravity which can be very easily overcome. Earth is a prison because of mind control and psychic parasites that prevent achieving the necessary mental "escape velocity" and energy to overcome the psychic downward pull to earth. Emotional attachment cords to other slaves trapped on Earth also hinders ascension.

    • Darkner
      Darkner 12 days ago

      Nice theory, but where's your evidence for any of this? How did you come to this conclusion?

    • Niels Kloppenburg
      Niels Kloppenburg 17 days ago

      Very enlightening. Now drink the kool-aid.

  • Philippe Vanbergen
    Philippe Vanbergen 19 days ago

    Ceci n'est pas une fusée.... Unpredictable and highly funny ! I Didier tout channel you get one more viewer

  • Robbe De Cordt
    Robbe De Cordt 19 days ago +3

    oh my god, the bird that only has one energy coin in the video I am crying it looks so sad!!

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  • Arachnid 44
    Arachnid 44 19 days ago +2

    5:04 “earth is a sphere”

    Flat Earthers: Am I a joke to you?

  • Mohammad Ans Ishtiaq
    Mohammad Ans Ishtiaq 20 days ago

    throwing continuosly strem of knowledge circulating around simple concept no breaks make it worst PLEASE USE BREAKS YOU SHARE INTERESTING DO YOU KNOWS BUT WE ARE MISSING IT IN YOUR NON STOP FLOW

  • Mohammad Ans Ishtiaq
    Mohammad Ans Ishtiaq 20 days ago

    you are making things too dificult read just excape velocity and its explanation and equation

  • Caroline Vs
    Caroline Vs 21 day ago

    How many chickens killed in this one?

  • carlos delgado
    carlos delgado 22 days ago

    When you nod and pretend you know what's happening

  • truth percuit
    truth percuit 23 days ago

    Natural built in defence mechanism. We are quarantined. Who or what in their right mind would let humans at this level free to roam?

    • Darkner
      Darkner 12 days ago

      Gravity attracts asteroids, making it easier for them to hit earth. I wouldn't call that a defence mechanism.

  • 謝叡昌
    謝叡昌 23 days ago

    We are programed to be what we are.

  • KirbyGachaLife
    KirbyGachaLife 24 days ago


  • Phantom X
    Phantom X 24 days ago

    Why School is a prison and you cant Escape it

    Can you make a video about that

  • Matthew I.
    Matthew I. 25 days ago


  • Shi Xiang Yun
    Shi Xiang Yun 25 days ago


  • Crying Rick
    Crying Rick 25 days ago

    me love u

  • Mineta Minoru
    Mineta Minoru 25 days ago

    Some people don't believe in gravity
    Saying its a theory